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Members of Congress are marking International Transgender Day of Visibility early, by placing trans pride flags outside their offices. The annual event occurs each year on March The flags were seen outside the offices of Sen.
Wagamama has announced plans to introduce gender-neutral bathrooms in celebration of this year's inaugural London Transgender Pride. Gender-neutral bathrooms will be made accessible in 50 Wagamama restaurants by Saturday 14 September, the date of the first London Transgender Pride festival. Aroundpeople in the UK identify as transgender or non-binary, Stonewall estimates.
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Amsterdam Filmfestival. Leitis in Waiting is the story of Joey Mataele and the Tonga leitis, an intrepid group of native transgender women fighting a rising tide of religious fundamentalism and intolerance in their South Pacific Kingdom. Joey is also a talented singer and entertainer who understands the importance of oral tradition and the role of song, humour and dance in Pacific cultures.
After a break from the international sporting stage, she is back in action at the Samoa XVI Pacific Games, where her side are making headlines themselves. It was the latest in a series of improving results for a team once branded the worst in the world after a loss to Australia in a FIFA world cup qualifying match inand later made famous in an internationally released documentary film, Next Goal Wins. The year-old, who officially commenced her transgender transition after the world cup qualifiers, took six years off professional football.
Bullied, harassed and oppressed for acting feminine, even though she was born a man, Tashnuva Shishir eventually came out as a transgender person during her twenties, and took up dancing and theatre. Now, being a social worker, she has emerged as a forerunner to the trans-movement in the country. Shishir plans on being a professional model in the future, just so she can prove to the rest of the world that if men and women can do it, so can someone from the transgender community.
When the riots happened at and around the Stonewall Inn in Greenwich Village, New York, inthe rioters included many gender diverse members of the nascent gay now LGBTQ [lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning] community. Evolving queer theory has identified separate concepts of sexual orientation and gender identity, the former focused on the gender of the individual one is attracted to versus the latter focused on having an internalized and outwardly expressed gender identity different from the sex one was assigned at birth. InAJPH published a theme issue on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Health, making it among the first, and possibly the first, mainstream scientific health journal with such a focus.